Jessica E Simkins, MD, MPH Email Jessica Simkins
- CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR | Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Jessica Simkins, MD, MPH is a Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics at Mount Sinai West. She is a newborn hospitalist who attends high risk infant deliveries and cares for infants in the well-baby nursery. Dr. Simkins is also a general pediatrician working with children in foster care at The Children's Village in Bronx, NY. She completed her medical school training at the University of Florida, her Masters in Public Health at Yale University, and her residency training at Washington University/St. Louis Children's Hospital. She is an active member of the national and local chapters of the American Academy of Pediatrics and participates in advocacy work at national, state, and local levels. Dr. Simkins focuses on early childhood development, emotional and physical trauma, mental wellness, breastfeeding and nutrition and healthy eating.
American Board of Pediatrics
MD, University of Florida
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Resident Advocacy Award
Hugh and Cornelia Carithers' Award for Child Health and Human Development
Award for Essentials of Patient Care
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Simkins during 2021 and/or 2022. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Camp Towanda
- The Childrens Village
- Westchester Medical Group (WestMed)
Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose
- Columbia University
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